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Cataract Removal Linked to a Reduction in Dementia Risk

An NIA-supported study found that undergoing cataract removal was associated with a lower risk of developing dementia among older adults. Researchers analyzed data from a subset of participants from the Adult Changes in Thought (ACT) study. Participants were 65 years or older, dementia-free at the start of the study, and diagnosed with cataracts before theContinue reading “Cataract Removal Linked to a Reduction in Dementia Risk”